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Manu  Lecomte

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brussels, Belgium

High School:
Athene des Pagodes

Last College:
Miami

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175

Position:
G

Experience:
1L

10/16/2017

Lecomte Named to Cousy Award Watch List

Senior is one of 20 candidates for national Point Guard of the Year Award

03/05/2017

Four MBB Players Honored By Big 12 Coaches

Motley becomes first unanimous All-Big 12 first team honoree in program history

03/04/2017

Motley Leads No. 11 MBB Past Texas, 75-64

Johnathan Motley had 17 points and 17 rebounds.

02/27/2017

No. 11 MBB Defeats No. 10 West Virginia, 71-62

Johnathan Motley led the team with 23 points in win over the Mountaineers.

02/13/2017

Lecomte Earns Fourth Big 12 MBB Weekly Award

Junior guard ties school record with third Newcomer of the Week honor

03/23/2017

Sweet 16 Practice

Photos from the men's basketball practice on March 23, 2017 prior to the Sweet 16 game against South Carolina.

03/17/2017

Baylor vs. New Mexico State (USATSI)

Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the men's basketball NCAA First Round game against New Mexico State.

02/18/2017

Baylor vs. Kansas

Feb. 18, 2017

02/11/2017

USATSI Gallery - TCU @ No. 6 Baylor

USATSI Gallery - TCU @ No. 6 Baylor

02/08/2017

No. 6 Baylor vs. Oklahoma State

No. 6 Baylor vs. Oklahoma State February 8, 2017 Men's Basketball


Fifth-year senior point guard from Brussels, Belgium, transferred to Baylor in summer 2015 after playing two seasons at Miami (Fla.) ... Named 2017 Big 12 Newcomer of the Year and All-Big 12 Third Team ... Averaged 12.2 points and team-high 3.8 assists in 30.1 minutes per game over 33 games played during 2016-17 season ... Played for Belgium National Team during summer 2017 ... Practiced with BU squad during 2015-16 season, redshirted to satisfy NCAA transfer requirements ... Finished Miami career ranked second in school history with .434 3-point percentage ... Holds Miami school record for 3-point percentage in ACC play (.458) ... Name pronounced MAHN-ew la-CONN-t.

2016-17 (Redshirt Junior):
Starting point guard, led team to 27 wins, school-record tying 12 Big 12 wins, Sweet 16 berth and first No. 1 national ranking in program history ... Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Year and All-Big 12 Third Team after playing in 33 games, 32 of which were starts ... Also honored on Big 12 All-Newcomer Team and USBWA All-District VII Team ... Three-time Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honoree and one-time Big 12 Player of the Week ... Led team with 3.8 assists per game, ranked second on team with 12.2 points and 30.1 minutes per contest ... Also led team with 71 made 3-point field goals, .408 (71-of-174) 3-point percentage and .830 (73-of-88) free throw percentage ... Posted 10th-best single-season 3-point percentage (.408) in program history, which was fifth-best among with a minimum of 70 made treys ... Started first 29 games and played at least 24 minutes in every Big 12 game before injuring ankle in second half at Iowa State (2/25) ... Missed next two games before returning as reserve in Big 12 Championship and starter for all three games in NCAA Tournament ... Saw 30-plus minutes of action in 19 of 33 games played ... Made at least one 3-pointer in 26 of 32 games, including 14 games with at least three made 3-pointers ... Went eight consecutive games with at least three treys made from Jan. 28 through Feb. 21, shooting .483 (28-of-58) from downtown during streak ... Scored in double-figures 22 times, including 13 games with 15-plus points and two 20-point games ... Earned Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honors on Nov. 14 after posting double-double with 13 points, 11 assists, zero turnovers and three steals in 35 minutes of season opener vs. Oral Roberts (11/11) ... Led Baylor to win over No. 4 Oregon (11/14) with 18 points, seven assists and season-high four rebounds in 35 minutes ... Posted 19 points and four assists in 37 minutes of win over Florida Gulf Coast (11/17) ... Helped Baylor to Battle 4 Atlantis title with wins over VCU (11/23), No. 24 Michigan State (11/24) and No. 10 Louisville (11/25) ... Scored Baylor’s final 11 points, including nine consecutive free throws, as part of 16-point effort vs. VCU (11/23) ... Led Bears to third top-10 win over season by posting 24 points, including 6-of-9 from 3-point range, and five assists in 31 minutes vs. No. 7 Xavier (12/3) ... Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week on Dec. 5, becoming fourth player in program history to win Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week awards in same season ... Led Bears to 26-point win in Big 12 opener at Oklahoma (12/30), posting 14 points, four assists and zero turnover in 24 minutes ... Picked up second Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honor on Jan. 3 ... Shook off 2-of-9 shooting night to hit game-winning runner with 8.6 seconds remaining in two-point win over Iowa State (1/4) ... Helped Baylor to program’s first No. 1 national ranking by posting 17 points in win over Iowa State (1/7), vaulting Bears to top of polls two days later with 15-0 record ... After suffering first loss of season at No. 10 West Virginia (1/10), guided team to bounce-back victory at No. 25 Kansas State (1/14) with career-high 26 points in 28 minutes, including 18 second-half points ... Played career-high 39 minutes and hit game-cliching 3-pointer with 23 seconds left at Ole Miss (1/28), capping 17-point effort that included 5-of-6 from downtown ... Scored 16 points in 38 minutes of loss at No. 3 Kansas (2/1), including 4-of-6 from 3-point range ... Had four consecutive games of 15-plus points with 15 at Oklahoma State (2/7), 17 vs. TCU (2/11), 16 at Texas Tech (2/13) and 16 vs. No. 3 Kansas (2/18) ... Tied school record with third Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honor on Feb. 13 ... Helped Bears to NCAA Tournament first-round win over New Mexico State (3/17) with 10 points and three assists in 31 minutes ... Rebounded from going scoreless over first 35 minutes to score 12 points in final 4:40 of win over USC (3/19), including 4-point play that put Bears ahead for good on way to clinching Sweet 16 berth.

2015-16 (JUNIOR):
Sat out first season at Baylor to satisfy NCAA transfer rules ... Practiced with team and redshirted to retain eligibility.

2014-15 (SOPHOMORE, MIAMI):
Started 23 of 38 games ... One of only three Hurricanes to play all 38 games ... Averaged 7.9 points, 1.8 assists, 1.4 rebounds in 22.4 minutes per game ... Totaled 300 points, 67 assists, 52 rebounds in 853 minutes ... Shot 43.0 percent from field (92-214), 45.6 percent from 3-point range (52-114) and 87.7 percent at free-throw line (64-73) ... Led team in scoring three times, with 20 points at Virginia Tech, 18 points vs. North Carolina Central and 17 points vs. Alabama ... Scored in double-digits in 14 games, including six straight from Nov. 20 to Dec. 2 ... Hit multiple 3-pointers in 15 games ... Notched 3-pointer in 26 outings ... Drained 10 free throws in two outings, at Duke and vs. North Carolina Central ... Scored season-high 23 points at Duke (1/13) ... Hit season-high five 3-pointers at Virginia Tech (3/7) ... Dished out season-high five assists three times ... Played season-high 37 minutes vs. North Carolina (2/28) ... Started five of 18 ACC games played ... Named to fall 2014 Dean's List and Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2013-14 (FRESHMAN, MIAMI):
Started 17 of 33 games ... Averaged 7.7 points, 2.3 assists, 2.1 rebounds, 0.6 steals in 28.0 minutes ... Totaled 253 points, 77 assists, 70 rebounds, 21 steals and 924 minutes ... Shot .425 from field (85-200), .397 from 3-point range (27-68) and .778 at free-throw line (56-72) ... Started eight of 18 ACC games ... In ACC play, averaged 8.2 points, 2.4 assists, 2.2 rebounds in 28.9 minutes ... Totaled 147 points, 44 assists and 39 rebounds in 520 minutes ... Second on team in assists (77) ... Tallied multiple assists in 21 games, three-plus assists in 12 outings ... Scored in double-digits 11 times, six times in ACC play ... Hit multiple 3-pointers in eight games ... Scored season-high 19 points at Maryland (1/29) ... Dished out season-high seven assists in season-high 38 minutes at North Carolina (1/8).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played for second division Mons-Hainant Belfius in Belgium ... Also played for Dexia Mons-Hainaut, averaged 12.4 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 3.2 assists per game ... Competed in Belgium's U16, U18 and U20 championships.

PERSONAL:
Given name is Emmanuel Lecomte ... Born in Brussels, Belgium ... Nickname is Manu [MAHN-ew] ... Last name pronounced La-CONN-t ... Son of Philippe and Marie Lecomte ... HKLS major.


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